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Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection

Anti-Slavery collection (approximately 40,000 pieces). In the late 1890's, the family of William Lloyd Garrison, along with others closely involved in the anti-slavery movement, presented the library with a major gathering of correspondence, documents, and other original material relating to the abolitionist cause from 1832 until after the Civil War. The major holdings consist of the papers of William Lloyd Garrison, Maria Weston Chapman and Deborah Weston, Lydia Maria Child, Amos Augustus Phelp...



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Topics: Brown, Henry Box, b. 1816, Slavery, Fugitive slaves
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895; Mallory, S. V. R., former owner; Mallory, L. C., former owner
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Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) ex libris (bookplate): S.V.R. Mallory; (inscription) L.C. Mallory
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Topics: Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895, Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Slavery, African American...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Kramer, John Theophilus
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Cover title
Topics: Slave trade, Slave traders, Auctions, Slaves, Slavery
Not listed in Lib. Company. Afro-Americana
Topics: Slavery, African Americans, Slaves
Title provided by cataloger
Topics: New-England Anti-Slavery Society, Antislavery movements
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Carleton, Geo. W. (George Washington)
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432 p., [8] leaves of plates : 19 cm
Topic: Slavery
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Hatch, Theodore F. Hatch, Jr., donor; Hatch, Jane Grimes, collector
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Abolitionist
Topic: Antislavery movements
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Weld, Theodore Dwight, 1803-1895, compiler; Sweetser, Seth, 1807-1878, former owner; American Anti-Slavery Society
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Compiled by Theodore D. Weld
Topics: Slavery, Slaves
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Yerrinton, James Brown, 1800-1866
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"Our Country is the World - Our Countrymen are Mankind."
Topic: Antislavery movements
Source: folio
Attributed to Richard Nisbet, printed by John Sparhawk. Cf. Evans
Topics: Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813, Slavery
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880; Child, David Lee, 1794-1874; Gay, S. Howard. inscriber; Southard, Nathaniel; American Almanac Collection (Library of Congress) DLC; American Anti-Slavery Society
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Topics: Slavery, Almanacs, American
Provenance: United Presbyterian College, bookplate
Topics: British and Foreign Anti-slavery Society, East India Company, Slavery, Slave trade
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Cobb, Samuel C. (Samuel Crocker), 1826-1891; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, recipient
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Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Cobb, Samuel C. (Samuel Crocker), 1826-1891, Bunker Hill,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Newton, John, 1725-1807
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Last page an advertisement
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Topics: Slave trade, Slavery
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Gilbert, Olive; Truth, Sojourner, d. 1883; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, author of introduction, etc; Weld, Theodore Dwight, 1803-1895. American slavery as it is. Selections; J.B. Yerrinton and Son, printer
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Recorded and edited by Olive Gilbert
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Topics: Truth, Sojourner, d. 1883, Slaves, Slavery, Abolitionists, African American abolitionists, African...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Falconbridge, Alexander, d. 1792
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5-55, [1] p. ; 23 cm
Topic: Slave trade
Source: bplscas
Signatures: a-cd, A-TU²
Topics: Slave trade, Abolitionists
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Woolsey, T. D., Prof., former owner; Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884, former owner
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Editor: 1859- , T. Hamilton
Topic: African Americans
Preface by Wilson Armistead
Topic: Slavery
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
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Publ. dates discrepencies: vol. 1-2, 1855; vol. 3-4, 1853; vol. 5, 1854; vol. 1856
Topic: Generals
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by United States. Supreme Court; Scott, Dred, 1809-1858; Sanford, John F. A., 1806 or 7-1857; Taney, Roger Brooke, 1777-1864; Van Evrie, John H., 1814-1896; Cartwright, Samuel A. (Samuel Adolphus), 1793-1863
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Dred Scott vs. Sanford
Topics: Scott, Dred, 1809-1858, United States. Supreme Court, Citizenship, Slavery, African Americans,...
Signatures: [A]B-CD(-D4) (D3 verso blank)
Topics: Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery, Slavery, Antislavery movements,...
Bolling, Philip A. Speeches. Richmond, 1832
Topic: Slavery
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Ramsay, James, 1733-1789; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, former owner; Wilberforce, William, 1759-1833, former owner; Welsh, James Jacob, former owner; Hunt, Benjamin P. (Benjamin Peter), b. 1808, former owner
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"Errata": p. [xxi]
Topic: Slavery
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Yerrinton, James Brown, 1800-1866
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"Our Country is the World - Our Countrymen are Mankind."
Topic: Antislavery movements
Bound volume includes: 1. A Review of the report of a select committee of the house of Commons, on the state of the West India colonies -- 2. Three months in Jamaica, in 1832 -- 3. The West India question -- 4. The guilt of forbearing to deliver our British colonial slaves -- 5. A review of some of the arguments which are commonly advanced against parliamentary interference ... -- 6. The slave colonies of Great Britain -- 7. Negro slavery -- 8. [removed] -- 9. A short review of the slave trade...
Topic: Slavery
Manuscript day book containing various business-related transactions of The liberator newspaper, mostly pertaining to its subscribers. Under each day of each month are listed the subscribers' names, addresses (or towns of residence), and the nature of each cash transaction, including changes of address, payments, etc
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Liberator (Boston, Mass. : 1831), Slavery, Newspaper publishing
Sabin
Topics: Slavery, Slavery
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Smith, Increase S; Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882, Smith, Increase S, Rhett, Robert Barnwell, 1800-1876, Antislavery...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Thome, James A. (James Armstrong), 1813-1873; Kimball, J. Horace (Joseph Horace), 1813-1838
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128 p. ; 24 cm
Topic: Slaves
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Buxton, Thomas Fowell, Sir, 1786-1845; Buxton, Thomas Fowell, Sir, 1786-1845. African slave trade; Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884, former owner; Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, former owner; Society for the Extinction of the Slave Trade and for the Civilization of Africa
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Text preceded by prospectus
Topic: Slave trade
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Benson, George William, 1808-1879, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Benson, George William, 1808-1879, Austin, James Trecothick,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885; Dicey, Anne Greene Chapman, d. 1879, recipient
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Holograph
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Dicey, Anne Greene Chapman, d. 1879, Butler, Benjamin F....
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vi, [7]-45 p. 19 cm
Topics: Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896, Uncle Tom (Fictitious character)
Hearing in the case of a Spanish schooner and her crew captured by Lieutenant Gedney of the U.S. Navy
Topics: Cinque, Amistad (Schooner), Habeas corpus, Trials (Mutiny), Fugitive slaves, Slavery, Slavery,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Barnes, Albert, 1798-1870
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384, 12 p. ; 20 cm
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Topic: Slavery in the Bible
1st ed. Howes USiana T304
Topic: Slavery
Source: bplscas
ix, [1], 67, [3] p. ; 21 cm
Topic: Slave trade
Source: bplscas
Checklist Amer. imprints
Topics: Amistad (Schooner), Slave insurrections, Trials (Mutiny), Slave ships
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Ivimey, Joseph, 1773-1834; Society for Mitigating and Gradually ... out the British Dominions; Chelmsford Ladies' Anti-slavery Association
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Delivered at the request of the agency committee of the Anti-Slavery Society (see Ragatz, 516)
Topics: Slavery and the church, Slavery
Manuscript day book containing various business-related transactions of The liberator newspaper, mostly pertaining to its subscribers. Under each day of each month are listed the subscribers' names, addresses (or towns of residence), and the nature of each cash transaction, including changes of address, payments, etc
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Liberator (Boston, Mass. : 1831), Slavery, Newspaper publishing
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890; Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882, recipient
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Holograph, signed with initials
Topics: Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882, Alcott, Amos Bronson, 1799-1888,...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Woods, Joseph
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Goldsmiths'-Kress no. 13099
Topic: Slavery
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Ivimey, Joseph, 1773-1834; Society for the Mitigation and Gradual Abolition of Slavery Throughout the British Dominions; Chelmsford Ladies' Anti-slavery Association
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Delivered at the request of the agency committee of the Anti-Slavery Society (see Ragatz, 516)
Topic: Slavery
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895; Nichol, Elizabeth Pease, 1807-1897 recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895, Nichol, Elizabeth Pease, 1807-1897, Antislavery movements,...
Caption title
Topics: Pennsylvania, African Americans, Fugitive slaves
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
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Reference: LC Cat. (1963) vol. 5, p. 324
Topics: American Anti-Slavery Society, Slavery
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by May, Samuel, 1810-1899; Weston, Miss, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Miss, May, Samuel, 1810-1899, Prince, John, Lupton, Joseph, Anti-slavery fairs, Antislavery...
Source: bplscas
"Educational laws of Virginia"--head of t.p
Topic: African Americans
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Knibb, William, 1803-1845; Borthwick, P. (Peter), 1804-1852; Denison, Charles Wheeler, 1809-1881, former owner
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Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) ex libris (inscription): C.W. Denison
Topics: Slavery, Slavery and the church, Baptists
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
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Publ. dates discrepencies: vol. 1-2, 1855; vol. 3-4, 1853; vol. 5, 1854; vol. 1856
Topic: Generals
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Smith, Gerrit, 1797-1874; May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871, recipient
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Holograph
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Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871, Smith, Gerrit,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
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Publ. dates discrepencies: vol. 1-2, 1855; vol. 3-4, 1853; vol. 5, 1854; vol. 1856
Topic: Generals
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Society for the Mitigation and Gradual Abolition of Slavery Throughout the British Dominions
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v. ; 23 cm
Topics: Slavery, Antislavery movements
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Macaulay, Zachary, 1768-1838; Society for the Mitigation and Gradual Abolition of Slavery Throughout the British Dominions
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Title from caption
Topics: Slavery, Antislavery movements
Source: bplscas
Signatures: [A]B
Topics: Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery, Slavery, Slavery, Antislavery movements
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by American Anti-Slavery Society
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3 v. : 19 cm
Topics: Slavery, Slavery
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
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"Price a halfpenny, 13 for 6d., or 50 1s. 9d. Of whom may be had, a Summary of the evidence relating to the slave trade, by the same author, 3d edit. at 3s 6d per hundred. Also, speedily will be published by the same author, Observations on the conduct of the committee instituted in London for the abolition of the slave trade."
Topics: Slavery, Rum, Sugar trade, Boycotts, Watermarks
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890; Weston, Mary, 1786-1860, recipient
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Holograph, signed with initials
Topics: Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, Weston, Mary, 1786-1860, Pierpont, John, 1785-1866, Minot, Thomas,...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Quincy, Edmund, 1808-1877; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Quincy, Edmund, 1808-1877, Bowditch, Henry I. (Henry Ingersoll),...
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Society for the Extinction of the Slave Trade and for the Civilization of Africa
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Caption title
Topics: Buxton, Thomas Fowell, Sir, 1786-1845, Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Slave trade
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Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Loring, Ellis Gray, 1803-1858; Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880, recipient
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Holograph, signed with initials
Topics: Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880, Loring, Ellis Gray, 1803-1858, Child, David Lee, 1794-1874,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872; Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Caroline, 1808-1882, Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872, Bowring, John, Sir, 1792-1872,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Boston Female Anti-slavery Society
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Some vols. have also a distinctive title
Topics: Slavery, Antislavery movements
Source: bplscas
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Johnson, Samuel, 1822-1882, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Johnson, Samuel, 1822-1882, Boston daily advertiser (Boston,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872, Martineau, Harriet, 1802-1876,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872; Weston, Emma Forbes, b. 1825, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Emma Forbes, b. 1825, Webb, Richard Davis, 1805-1872, Pillsbury, Parker, 1809-1898, Weston,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879, Villard, Fanny Garrison, 1844-1928, Bradford, Rebecca, d. 1877,...
Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by M'Kim, J. Miller (James Miller), 1810-1874; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, M'Kim, J. Miller (James Miller), 1810-1874, Scheffer, Ary,...
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Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Paton, Catherine; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Paton, Catherine, Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895, Wright, Henry...
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Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Collins, Eunice Messenger; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Collins, Eunice Messenger, Collins, John A. (John Anderson),...
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Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Phelps, Amos A. (Amos Augustus), 1805-1847, Towne, Joseph H....
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Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Weston, Deborah, b.1814; Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Weston, Deborah, b. 1814, Weston, Anne Warren, 1812-1890, Collins, John A. (John Anderson),...
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Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895, Collins, John A. (John Anderson),...
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Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
by Collins, John A. (John Anderson), 1810-1879; Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, recipient
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Holograph, signed
Topics: Chapman, Maria Weston, 1806-1885, Collins, John A. (John Anderson), 1810-1879, Birney, James...
Source: bplscas